Associate Professor Judy Bauer

Associate Professor

School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
+61 7 336 54718


Associate Professor Judy Bauer has a strong commitment to the dietetics profession and is the Translational Research Leader for the Dietitians Association of Australia. From 2010-2016 she was the Director of the Centre for Dietetics Reseach at the University of Queensland, served as the foundation Chair of the Nutrition Group of the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia and an Editorial Board Member for Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics. Judy has served two terms as a Director of the Dietitians Association of Australia, Associate Editor and Supplement Editor of Nutrition & Dietetics. From 2009-2013 she was a member of the Australian Dietetics Council, which advises on nutrition and dietetics curricula and competencies and reviews programs in Australia.

Associate Professor Judy Bauer's research interests include evidence based practice, translational research, nutrition intervention for malnutrition, cancer and chronic kidney disease. A focus has been in measuring outcomes of dietetic intervention, development of appropriate tools in clinical practice and role of fish oil in cachexia and inflammation. Her research has included development and validation of nutrition screening and assessment tools, innovative dietetic intervention programs in oncology and chronic kidney disease, evidence based practice guidelines for the nutritional management of cachexia, radiation therapy and new wiki based head and neck cancer. She is regularly invited to speak on the topic of evidence-based practice, translational research, nutrition screening and assessment, and oncology nutrition interventions.

Research Interests

  • Evidence-based dietetics practice; Translational research; Nutrition screening and assessment; Oncology


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology
  • Master of Health Science, Queensland University of Technology
  • Graduate Diploma in Nutrition, Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland


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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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